Movies like Red Water

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Red Water (2003)
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Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter between anyone who comes before it. John Sanders must now try and reach the surface, with his ex-wife and whilst being held hostage.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer shark, hostage, treasure hunt, dangerous animal, survival, crimes, rescue, fugitives, adventure, escapades, good versus evil, heroic mission, greed, ocean, heroes, hitman, kidnapping, misfit, chase, confined, on the run, swamp, pirate ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi

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Most similar movies to Red Water

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, creature feature, dangerous animal, escapades, animal horror and shark mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Red Water: Shark in Venice (2008), Orca (1977), Malibu Shark Attack (2009), Shark Zone (2003), Shark Swarm (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, lost treasure, rescue, rivalry, survival, escapades, dangerous animal, chase, adventure, crimes, killer shark, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
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83%
 5.7
 12K
Orca (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, Italy, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After witnessing the killing of his mate and offspring at Captain Nolan's hands, a vengeful killer whale goes on a rampage in the fisherman's Newfoundland harbor. Under pressure from the villagers, Nolan, Rachel and Umilak sail after the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, harsh, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer whale, whale, dangerous animal, ocean, vengeance, survival, obsession, adventure, rescue, ship, shark, fish ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: antarctica, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Malibu Shark Attack (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underwater earthquake generates a tsunami that strikes Malibu, bringing a hunting pack of prehistoric-looking goblin sharks to the surface. Although the beach is evacuated before the big wave strikes, a group of lifeguards and a crew of ...
Style: exciting, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tsunami, survival, shark attack, lifeguard, killer shark, shark, dangerous animal, forces of nature, creature feature, characters killed one by one, stranded, beach ...
Time: prehistory
Place: malibu california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.7
 952
Shark Zone (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man must hunt down ferocious sharks that are threatening a small beach community.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, killer shark, crimes, treasure hunt, dangerous animal, heroes, escapades, ship, beach, animal attack, father son relationship, cruise ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, deadly creature, secret identity, adventure, resort, small town, animal attack, shark, disaster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 3K
Dinoshark (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film opens with a baby dinoshark swimming away from a broken chunk of Arctic glacier that calved due to global warming. Three years later, the dinoshark is a ferocious predatory adult and kills tourists and locals offshore from Puerto Vallarta, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: killer shark, shark, dangerous animal, escapades, global warming, shark attack, creature feature, panic, eaten alive, animal life, heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 134K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, genetic engineering, shark attack, survival, killer shark, laboratory, research, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
 989
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, deadly creature, military, dinosaur, chaos, ancient mystery, rescue, heroes, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Untold (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts, The Untold is the story of Harlan Knowles, billionaire and President of Bio-Comp Industries who heads up a team of experts in a quest to locate a company plane that disappeared over the remote forests of the Pacific ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, supernatural, survival, sasquatch, deadly creature, crimes, rescue, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, legends and myths, kidnapping, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 19K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, psychotronic, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: shark, survival, ocean, boat accident, killer shark, tourist, panic, boat, dangerous animal, great white shark, shark attack, hysteria ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.7
 3K
Swamp Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Open on gorgeous swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin in the summer. Lots of beautiful teens are at the beach the weekend before Gator Fest. That night an animal smuggling deal goes wrong and a large sea creature escapes into a swampy backwoods ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychotronic
Plot: swamp, shark, sheriff, dangerous animal, deadly creature, small town, shark attack, eaten alive, stranded, insane, jealous boyfriend, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A biological experiment goes bad, this time releasing a gaggle of mutated great white sharks with a taste for human flesh. Soon enough, shark expert Nick West is on the case, leading a crew to study them and eventually bring them back into ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, rescue, shark attack, shark, race against time, disorder, animal life, adventure, heroes, rivalry, escapades, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, South Africa, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two researchers discover a colossal shark's tooth off the Mexican coast their worst fears surface - the most menacing beast to ever rule the waters is still alive and mercilessly feeding on anything that crosses its path. Now they must ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, killer shark, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, ancient mystery, good versus evil, escapades, resort, heroes, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Spring Break Shark Attack (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young teenager travels to Florida, unknowing that a group of dangerous tiger sharks are ravaging the beach.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, youth, race against time, dangerous animal, teenage life, spring break, animal attack, shark attack, deadly creature, serial killer, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
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Shark Attack (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an accidental death verdict is given on discovery of the remains of a top scientist, within the stomach of a hammerhead shark his closest friend Marine Biologist Steven McRay is not happy with the explanation and travels to investigate further, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, police corruption, shark attack, escapades, life is a bitch, heroes, law enforcement, uncover truth, dangerous animal, adventure, terminal illness, village life ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, survival, escapades, shark attack, island, graphic violence, ship, mutant, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 1K
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, rescue, race against time, escapades, obsession, vengeance, shark attack ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Shark Attack in the Mediterranean (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A prehistoric shark (named in the books "megalodon") lurks Mallorca, killing a couple of individuals. A professional diver begins the hunt.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: survival, shark, dangerous animal, shark attack, marine biologist, heroes, ocean, police officer, vengeance, rivalry, graphic violence, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Shark Night 3D (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A weekend at a lake house in the Louisiana Gulf turns into a nightmare for seven vacationers as they are subjected to fresh-water shark attacks.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, youth, dangerous animal, friends, eaten alive, creature feature, murder, killer shark, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
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Jaws 3-D (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, later it is discovered that the shark's 35-foot mother is also a ...
Style: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, killer shark, giant animal, rescue, scuba diving, water skiing, amusement park, great white shark, adventure, survival, dolphins, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, orlando florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 30K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, dangerous animal, animal attack, tourist, survival, river, isolation, island, rescue, stranded, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Raging Sharks (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oceanic observation station is in desperate trouble after a sudden shark attack wrecked the oxygen supply. The accompanying ship, a coast guard cruiser, and other ships in and around the Bermuda triangle are attacked as well. The US Navy sends a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, killer shark, monster, shark attack, experiment, creature feature, murder, diving, beach, fear, ocean, submarine ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.2
 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, monster, isolation, deadly creature, survival, forces of nature, rescue, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined, escapades, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Anaconda 3: Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, giant snake, snake, forest, dangerous animal, human versus animal, experiment gone awry, plague, heroic mission, race against time, adventure, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When shark conservationist Dr. Misty Calhoun is invited to consult on a top-secret project run by pharmaceutical billionaire Carl Durant, she is shocked to learn that the company is using unpredictable and highly aggressive bull sharks as its test ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, scientist, flooding, female scientist, killer shark, research, survival, predator, animal attack, experiment, eaten alive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 327
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, confined, good versus evil, terrorism, heroic mission, custody, ghost, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.
Style: scary, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, rescue, shark attack, great white shark, caribbean sea, vengeance, revenge, survival, death, dangerous animal, crimes, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
 9K
Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, diver, survival, dangerous animal, scuba diving, escapades, adventure, haunted by the past, loss of partner, ocean, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.3
 807
Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, survival, dangerous animal, shark attack, animal attack, killer shark, creature feature, sea, shark ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 3.0
 2K
SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, mad scientist, island, vengeance, mutant, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, monster, disorder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%